Leading Innovation within Government Agencies: What to Drive and What to Avoid


Cultures within these businesses are encourage transparency, experimentation and autonomy resulting in engaged workforce of the best and brightest minds, pumping out game changing products on-schedule, on-budget and on-point.

Strengthening Democracy using Real Time Governance


What is real time governance? Real Time Governance is an ideal democratic and citizen empowerment process where citizen involvement is amplified using online feedback platforms such that “opinion” translates into governmental policy. How to make real time governance truly effective?

Amazing PLM Governance

Innovation Excellence

We have come a long way – we have developed a defensible strategy, picked technology, and developed a change campaign. Now we need effective governance models in place to help.

US Government’s $2 Trillion infrastructure plan – will it create public value?

Faisal Hoque

Outcomes and values are changes in conditions that make a positive difference. The post US Government’s $2 Trillion infrastructure plan – will it create public value? They generally begin with a verb (e.g., increase, expand, or improve) and are both specific and measurable.

Spigit's 2018 State of Crowdsourced Innovation Report

verticals, including: biotechnology, chemicals, construction, CPG, education, electronics, energy, finance, food, government, health care, insurance, law, manufacturing, media, pharmaceuticals, public sector, retail, sports, technology, and telecommunications. Objectives change over.

Blockchain in Government, Venture Capital and Cryptocurrency Outlook with Mohit Mamoria


Blockchain is one of ten key technologies that will drive the Next Economy , and there isn’t a day that goes by where a new advance is made in its application towards something interesting in banking, government, insurance, transportation as well as other domains.

Digital technology is changing the innovation ‘game’

Paul Hobcraft

This ‘knowledge is becoming out of date before we can learn from it and sometimes highly dangerous to follow or believe in some rapidly changing times. We need to change our thinking and design in the digital insight part more specifically within and along the innovation process.

The secret to this government department’s innovation success: Small teams

Idea to Value

Is it possible for government agencies to innovate? And in the case of the US Government: a startup mentality. In the video above, Haley Van Dyck outlines how her teams at the United States Digital Service used the skills and techniques of Silicon Valley to effect real change in departments which were in dire need of innovation. The federal government is the largest institution in the world, and spends $86 billion annually just on IT projects.

How to make sure the U.S. government’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan doesn’t get wasted

Faisal Hoque

Outcomes and values are changes in conditions that make a positive difference. government’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan doesn’t get wasted appeared first on Faisal Hoque :: Entrepreneur | Author. They generally begin with a verb (e.g.,

The Key Challenges of Government Innovation


Speakers from a range of agencies as diverse as the FDA and the US Coast Guard presented best practices on creating actionable change in government. Strategy communications government incentives innovators milestones open nation outreach public sectorLast month, leaders in public sector innovation gathered to discuss ways of crowdsourcing new solutions to longstanding problems at IdeaScale’s Open Nation DC.

6 Keys to Making Collaborative Innovation Successful

Speaker: Soren Kaplan, Founder of InnovationPoint

Web sites off ered as citations and/or sources for further information may have changed or. changing world. Good thing for them (and Alphabet sharehold- ers), they changed their minds. Even the governments of. percent of all organizational change efforts fail.

Blockchain and the government- Will they tie the knot?

The Future Shapers

The reason was pretty simple: the government, regulators and the Baltic startup ecosystem all recognize and encourage the adoption of blockchain and its derivatives in our daily lives. While Estonia has been very active in adopting blockchain as a way of life, governments and regulators all over the world have, understandably, different takes on the reliability of blockchain technologies and the potential benefits and risks the technology brings along with it.

How To Change The Way Local Government Works From The Inside Out

Moves the Needle

Over the past couple years working with cities around the country to increase their community impact by adopting Lean Innovation principles, we have noticed four key learnings about changing the way local government can work.

Government Funding: Does It Help Or Hurt Innovation?

Phil McKinney

Governments around the world are beginning to see just how much the everyday citizen, the small business owner, or a startup can change the world. Blog Case Studies Leadership Measuring Callahan Innovation challenge.gov EU Government Funding Horizon 2020 New Zealand U.S.

How Culture Change Works: 3 Lessons


We were proposing a change initiative for a multi-agency department within a city government. As our in-person presentation drew to a close, the review team asked about each of our experiences with comparable culture changes. What lessons did I share on how culture change works?

Three Ways Government Agencies Can Do More With Less —Right Now


The Trump Administration is ready to reduce waste, cut costs, and innovate in government. In fact, with just two ideas the government saved more than $42M by the year 2014 while using IdeaScale technology.

Rapid Pace Change in Organizational Landscape

Innovation Excellence

In just the past five years alone, we can see how much the landscape in which current organizations are operating is changing at a rapid pace.

10 Industries The Internet of Things Will Change Forever


As Nico Adams of CSIRO points out , with IoT companies can evolve from product businesses to service businesses that are capable of affecting real economic and social change. Here are ten industries the Internet of things will change forever: Manufacturing.

Occupying Terra Incognita: How Governments can shape the Future

The Future Shapers

At a time when the future feels so troubled for so many with the rise of automation, environmental degradation, increasing threats to peace and prosperity and rising inequality, the role of government in shaping the future has never been more important. We can choose to be passive in the face of technological change, governing without acknowledging or adapting to the new world in which citizens live. But how can governments actively shape the future?

How Technology Changes Our Home in the Most Unexpected Ways


Technology is constantly changing our lives. It improved our communication and transportation, it increased the pace of business and development, it’s changed government and our families.

Innovation or Not? – Empowering Every Resident with Tools for Change

Innovation Excellence

What if you could empower every citizen with tools that will help your city, state or country innovate and change faster than the competition for a penny a person? Change education Innovation Processes & Tools The Economy Change Planning Canvas Change Planning Toolkit Cities countries Experiment Canvas Government Innovation tools innovation training intellectual property Intellectual Property (IP) Licensing Project management training toolkits training Visual Project Charter

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Solving the Problems of Government CIO Citizen Engagement


However, in the world of governance, the move towards digital engagement for the purpose of civic innovation has been much more gradual. Now it looks like things might be starting to change. Set the groundwork for change – Such a massive digital transformation cannot occur overnight.

Swimming along a road in a flood of digital transformation

Paul Hobcraft

It is no more just the smart, nimbler upstarts threatening us, it is coming from all directions, at speeds that seem to increase the rate of change constantly. I sense from many this is ‘epic’, exploding and life changing with all of us simply learning to adapt and adjust.

Five Steps to Change Your Thinking

Daniel Burrus

When you make changes, are they coming at you from the outside in or inside out? In my 30 years of working with top leaders from business, health care, government and education, I have found that the majority of change comes from the outside in. Most of us are conditioned in both our personal and professional lives to make changes based on outside factors. Whenever change comes from the outside, we are forced to react to it.

What Is Corporate Social Innovation? Understanding the New Driver of Change


Times have changed. In layman terms, not only is the goal something that creates a positive change in society, but it is about how you achieve the goal too. Change Your Corporate Mission. All the leading companies are now in the process of changing their corporate mission. If you wish to be socially innovative, the first step is to change your purpose to something which reflects your commitment to society.

5G: what technologies change with increasing speed


With any type of 5G connection, we will see faster network speeds, but the biggest changes will occur when operators have deployed high-frequency millimeter wave technology to exploit radio wavelengths that have been unusable in the past. Low-frequency networks will use the same radio bands that current technology uses, but the coding signal changes and wider channel bands will allow speeds up to 50% better than the best 4G LTE available on the market today.

Solving the Problems of Government CIO Citizen Engagement


However, in the world of governance, the move towards digital engagement for the purpose of civic innovation has been much more gradual. Now it looks like things might be starting to change. Set the groundwork for change – Such a massive digital transformation cannot occur overnight.

Moving to a Digital World totally across your Business is highly challenging

Paul Hobcraft

Technology is becoming an integral part of our lives, for us personally, as consumers or employees, but equally for businesses, the government and our educational institutions. Transformation is very hard at the best of times for all of us to undertake.

Confessions of a Business Artist

Braden Kelley

You’ve got an MBA from London Business School, … Continue reading → Change education Entrepreneurship Government Innovation Art careers economics jobs music successI am an artist. There, I’ve said it.

These Xiaogang farmers could have been executed for their innovation in 1978, instead they changed China forever

Idea to Value

The issue was that not enough food was being produced to feed the growing population, and the communist government tightly regulated all the work of their population. But more than controlling the manner in which agriculture was handled, the government biggest mistake was that its interference created a situation where there was no incentive to produce enough food for everyone. Each individual and farmer was told that everything they had belonged to the communist government.

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Open Innovation and Climate Change Behavior Solutions


Although the Early Entrant Prize is being awarded today there are still 60 days left to enter Solution Search: Climate Change Needs Behavior Change. Solution Search is looking for innovative behavior change approaches to curb climate change.

The backdrop of digital transformation and its consequences

Paul Hobcraft

When considering this, you begin to understand the magnitude of the speed of change demanded. You get a sense of survival pervading the boardrooms, a sense of growing concern when they recognize the threats and the magnitude of change this transformation will demand of them.

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Google, Stanford, and The Government Fight Swine Flu

Boxes and Arrows

Bolt | Peters recently collaborated with Stanford University’s Bill Behrman on designing the Google Sites template for local governments to use as a backup to deliver information on the H1N1 outbreak, and also disasters and emergencies in general.

Election 2016: Do We Need to Change Our Process?


The winning idea was Proposition 54 : The California Legislature Transparency Act was submitted by Sam Blakeslee (former California Senator and Assemblyman) and it was created in the spirit of making government more accountable to citizens.

Developing Collaborative Leadership Styles

Innovation Excellence

With a new Australian government recently in place, it raises key questions around the impact of collaborative, autocratic or competitive leadership styles. collaboration culture Innovation Leadership change Strategy